Bureaucracy and RegulationCronyism and CorporatismTaxes and Spending
The verdict of sound economics is universal. Tariffs cripple economies, reduce the standard of living, and pit some groups against others.
Free MarketsGlobal EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical TheoryPraxeologyPrivate Property
In spite of what Laura Ingraham and some pro athletes seem to think, the president is not in any way America's "coach."
For Shakespeare, the story of the Roman Republic is a tragedy. Like one of its heroes, the Republic was eventually destroyed by its own success.
Decentralization and SecessionTaxes and Spending
With welfare, the US outspends Canada and Australia, and is on a par with Switzerland. On government healthcare, the US outspends nearly everyone.
Booms and BustsThe FedGlobal EconomyBusiness CyclesPrices
Here are two ways to gauge the strength of the world economy.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
The new Fed Chief Powell was optimistic at Congressional hearings this week. But he may have inherited a quickly-expiring boom.
Today would have been Murray Rothbard's 92nd birthday.
Legal SystemU.S. History
Schools aren't like they were when we were kids. Schools are safer.